Physical Ultrasonics Research and Engineering Group

Department of Physics

National Center for Physical Acoustics

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About Us

The ultrasonics group has a broad array of interests including therapeutic and diagnostic applications of ultrasound, cavitation physics, propagation in ordered and disorded meta-materials, and broadband characterization of materials.

The members include Dr. Joel Mobley, Dr. Cecille Labuda, and Dr. Charles C. Church.

Slide Shows

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acoustic fountain, ultrasonic fountain, Fresnel lens
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At Work


  • High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU)
  • Acoustic Cavitation
  • Biophysical Effects
  • Nonlinearities in Soft Tissue
  • Ultrasonic Metamaterials
  • Broadband Methods
  • Highly Dispersive Materials
  • Movie Gallery

    Check out our physical acoustics movies.

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